July 21, 2016
If you are a supplier to the convenience store industry, reserve space to showcase your product and services at our 14th annual Southern Convenience Store and Petroleum Show. The Show provides opportunities to interact with existing and potential retail customers across two days. With only 50 booths left, the show is expected sell out again this year.
July 11, 2016
Thank you to everyone who participated in our 2016 Annual Convention at the Hilton Sandestin! Attendees got a “View from Above” and enjoyed keynote and seminar speakers, recreation activities, and a tabletop show. View photos!
Special thanks to our sponsors:
Altria Group Distribution Company; Coca-Cola; PepsiCo; R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company
Anheuser-Busch, Inc.; Core Mark International; MillerCoors; Snyders-Lance, Inc.
HT. Hackney Company; Ideal Amusements, Inc.
Atlanta Beverage Company (Campbell’s V8 Products, Nestle Nesquik, Calypso Lemonades); Colonial Coffee Roasters, Inc.; Eagle Rock Distributing (D.G. Yuengling & Son, Jekyll Brewing, The Wine Group); Georgia Lottery Corporation; Mayfield Dairy Farms; McLane Company; Member Benefits, Inc.; Nestle; Swedish Match North America
Associated Distributors, Inc.; Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz, PC; CITGO; Eby-Brown Company; Flowers Baking Company; Golden Flake Snack Foods; Mrs. Freshley’s Snacks; Petroleum Services Group; Royal Cup Coffee & Tea; Scandinavian Tobacco Group-Lane Limited; Stewart Distribution; Swisher International, Inc.; Turkey Creek Snacks
BIC Consumer Product; Florida Rock & Tank Lines, Inc.; North American Money Order Company; S & D Coffee & Tea; S&ME, Inc.; Solaray LLC; Valero Marketing & Supply; W. L. Petrey Wholesale Co., Inc.
We’d also like to thank our silent auction donors:
Associated Distributors; CBE; Chateau Elan; Chevron; Clipper; Clyde’s Market; Coke; Core Mark; Eagle Rock; Eby-Brown; Edlinco; Friendly Express; Frito-Lay; Georgia Lottery; Georgia Power - Lighting Services; GACS; Hilton Sandestin; HT Hackney; Kellogg’s; Kroger Company; Leon Farmer; Meco Atlanta; Peanut Patch; Pepsi; Pit Stop Convenience Stores; Point to Point Environmental; Reed Schmeelk & Family; Royal Cup Coffee & Tea; S&D Coffee; Sea Glass Fine Art Photography; Sheila Humberstone; Snyders Lance; STG Lane; Trend Sales
June 16, 2016
ALEXANDRIA, VA - Lyle Beckwith, senior vice president for government relations at NACS, today released the following statement regarding a bill introduced by retiring Rep. Randy Neugebauer, chairman of the Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit Subcommittee of House Financial Services Committee, to repeal the Durbin Amendment that reformed debit card swipe fees.
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